Demand for the winter flu vaccination has doubled at the Manukau SuperClinic this year, with more than 1000 doses used so far.
Equestrian expertise is a family trait for Georgina and Emelia Forsyth who are busy claiming titles in national competitions.
An internship with New Zealand Opera will help Filipe Manu's classical music career hit the right notes.
The police and SPCA are investigating the possible poisoning of a much-loved mobility dog.
3.2 million envelopes are about to be sent around the country so that registered voters can check their details.
BP should be allowed to build a service station next to a primary school, an Auckland Council officer says.
Long-suffering public transport passengers from South-East Auckland are among the most poorly served in the city.
Three youngsters who invented a device to help deaf people escape fires are showing it off in the US.
Police are unsure what the motivation is behind the torching of four stolen cars over three days.
Customers are in the dark about new closing times and how they could affect Auckland's nightlife, hospitality group says.
Dr Kira Bacal is running a series about planning a mission to Mars with Pakuranga's University of the 3rd Age.
Mayor says it is timely to debate whether facilities like Howick Historical Village should be funded by all ratepayers.
You'd think they'd deter theft - but police warn firearms may be making owners a target for burglaries.
Protesters are fighting a fourth attempt to build a petrol station next to a primary school in East Auckland.
An east Auckland street could be closed for several hours due to a gas leak, police say.
Decriminalising voluntary euthanasia could usher in an era of "therapeutic killing", a new report warns.
EnviroWaste wants to add about 20 metres to the height of one of Auckland's volcanic cones, formerly used for landfill.
A red police car on highway patrol has people talking about road safety, Inspector says.
Life took an academic and musical turn for Lisa Hawkeswood after she quit smoking a year ago.
A ferry terminal at Half Moon Bay is a priority, but it is not in the Council's budget yet, mayor says.
Are our classrooms becoming overcrowded?